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Show more details of Wray Castle
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Low Wray, Ambleside, Cumbria, LA22 0JA, Tel: 015394 33250, Email,, (8 miles, 13kms)

A Victorian mock-gothic Castle, on the western shore of Lake Windermere. Empty of original furniture, guided tours, children's activities, café, grounds extending to the lake.

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The Pier House, Glenridding, Penrith, Cumbria, CA11 0US, Tel: 017684 82229, Email,, (0.2 miles, 0.4kms)

The ‘Steamers’ create the perfect opportunity to combine a cruise with some of the most famous and spectacular walks in the lake District

Show more details of Dove Cottage and the Wordsworth Museum

Town End, Grasmere, Cumbria, LA22 9SH, Tel: 015394 35544, Email,, (7 miles, 11kms)

Wordsworth's most famous home where he was inspired to write most of his poetry. Take an entertaining guided tour around Dove Cottage and explore the museum and special exhibition. Special activities for families.

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Lodore Boat Landings, Derwentwater, Borrowdale, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5UX, Tel: 017687 76572, Email,, (8 miles, 12kms)

Tuition/hire in canoes, kayaks, sailing boats, dragon boat, Viking longship voyager canoe on Derwentwater, individuals/groups/families/special needs catered for.

Show more details of The Armitt Museum

Rydal Road, Ambleside, Cumbria, LA22 9BL, Tel: 015394 31212, Email,, (8 miles, 12kms)

Museum, art gallery and reference library covering the history life and arts of the Lakes. Collections include Kurt Schwitters, Beatrix Potter, photography, fine art and local history.

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Leeming Farm, Watermillock, Penrith, CA11 0JJ, Tel: 017684 86465, Email,, (5 miles, 7kms)

Distant Horizons operate from a 30 acre estate overlooking the Ullswater valley amongst the beautifully renovated Leeming Farm. More activities and special offers available at

Show more details of Allan Bank
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Grasmere, Cumbria, LA22 9QZ, Tel: 015394 35143, Email,, (6 miles, 10kms)

Show more details of The Heaton Cooper Studio

The Studio, Grasmere, Ambleside, Cumbria, LA22 9SX, Tel: 015394 35280, Email,, (7 miles, 11kms)

Art gallery and art shop run by the Heaton Cooper family, selling original paintings and prints from 4 generations of the family.

Show more details of Aira Force Waterfall

Watermillock, Penrith, Cumbria, CA11 0JS, Tel: 017684 82067, Email,, (2 miles, 4kms)

The tumbling waterfall of Aira Force, drops an impressive 65 feet and can be reached by strolling through ancient woodland and landscaped glades. The perfect place for a family and picnic.

Show more details of Moor Divock

Pooley Bridge, Penrith, Cumbria, CA10 2NW, (7 miles, 12kms)

This area is rich in prehistoric remains including a standing stone, stone circle and cairns. Moor Divock is 300 metres above sea level, forming part of Askham Fell, to the East of Ullswater.

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Castlerigg, Keswick, Cumbria, CA10 2AA, Tel: 0191 2691200, Email,, (7 miles, 12kms)

Raised in circa 3000BC, Castlerigg is perhaps the most atmospheric of all British stone circles with the mountain of Helvellyn as a dramatic backdrop.

Show more details of White Platt's Recreation Area
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Compston Road, Ambleside, Cumbria, LA22 9DJ, Tel: 01729 860353, Email,, (8 miles, 13kms)

Show more details of Ullswater Tourist Information Centre

Main Car Park, Glenridding, CA11 0PA, Tel: 017684 82414, Email, (0.1 miles, 0.1kms)

Show more details of Ambleside Tourist Information Centre

Central Buildings, Market Cross, Ambleside, Cumbria, LA22 9BS, Tel: 0844 225 0544, Email,, (8 miles, 12kms)

Situated at the heart of Ambleside, we are much more than just a tourist information centre. In 2007 Ambleside tourist information centre merged with the Post Office to provide visitors and locals with two vital services.